“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Newark in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Sydenham House

Sydenham House Marker image. Click for full size.
June 29, 2011
1. Sydenham House Marker
Inscription.  One of the oldest structures in Newark, built in the 18th Century, this house is a prime example of early American ingenuity in architecture
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureColonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 46.593′ N, 74° 10.352′ W. Marker is in Newark, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is on Old Road to Bloomfield, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29 Old Road to Bloomfield, Newark NJ 07104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Forest Hill Historic District (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Karr/Milburn House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Branch Brook Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Branch Brook Park Historic Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forest Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dewey Joseph Sherbo, III (approx. 0.4 miles away); Soldiers of the Revolution (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Branch Brook Park (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
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June 29, 2011
2. Sydenham House Marker
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1. The Sydenham House
Built in 1711, is the oldest structure in Newark. It is still privately owned, and still a residence.
    — Submitted June 29, 2011.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2011. This page has been viewed 592 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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